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ConfectionFolger Shakespeare Library
Mar. 21 – 24 Third Rail Projects’ newest immersive experience, Confection, is a rollicking rumination on opulence, inequity, and teeny-tiny desserts. In this 45-minute experience.
Masterpieces of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of HumanitySignature Theatre
Thru Apr. 7 Heidi Thomas Writers’ Initiative work, a brutal and elegant exploration of the unifying virtue of art and what things are most worth saving when the world is collapsing.
Tinsley Ellis & Coco MontoyaAMP by Strathmore
Tue. Mar 26 Two of blues’ finest players share AMP’s stage.
Antonio SánchezAMP by Strathmore
Thu. Apr 4 Drummer and composer Antonio Sánchez is riding the crest of a musical wave that began with his Golden Globe and BAFTA-nominated score for Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance).
Annapolis Symphony Orchestra: Cosmic DepthStrathmore
Sun. Mar 31 From Maryland’s capital to the Music Center, the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra (ASO) shares memorable symphonic music in this afternoon program.
Grand Hotel, The MusicalSignature Theatre
Apr. 2 – May. 19 At the bustling Grand Hotel a series of eclectic guests and staff including a fading ballerina, a destitute baron, a wannabe-starlet typist, and an ailing bookkeeper collide in a non-stop musical toast to the high life.
Ms. Lisa Fischer & Grand Baton with members of the National PhilharmonicStrathmore
Sat. Apr 6 Fischer and her band return to Strathmore, this time for a fully orchestrated performance.
Eliot ChangAMP by Strathmore
Fri. Mar 29 Now is your chance to experience Chang’s comedy live at AMP!
The Triplets of Belleville Cine-ConcertStrathmore
Thu. Apr 18 The animated French feature The Triplets of Belleville & Charest are back; with Le Terrible Orchestre de Belleville, he recreates live the original score as the film itself is beamed onto the big screen.
Apr. 9 – 10 Classically trained violist Wil B. and violinist Kev Marcus are back with their distinctive multi-genre sound that is perfectly described as “classical boom.”
Mon. Apr 8 This Tony and Emmy Award-winning actress and singer delights audiences in every show and role, from film and television to voiceover and stage.
The Portland Cello Project - Performs Radiohead's OK ComputerAMP by Strathmore
Sun. Mar 24 Portland Cello Project presents a thrilling performance of the album Rolling Stone Magazine called a “stunning art-rock tour de force.”
Anoushka ShankarSixth & I
Sat. Mar 23
Direct Current: Du Yun with OK MissThe Kennedy Center
Fri. Apr 5
Washington National Opera: FaustThe Kennedy Center
Mar. 22 – 30
Broadway Center Stage: TommyThe Kennedy Center
Apr. 25 – 28
Jay LenoThe Kennedy Center
Fri. Apr 26
Washington National Opera: Eugene OneginThe Kennedy Center
Thru Mar. 29
National Symphony Orchestra: Debussy's La merThe Kennedy Center
Apr. 11 – 13
New York City Ballet: Works by Reisen, Balanchine & RobbinsThe Kennedy Center
Apr. 2 – 7
PhilharmonixSixth & I
Sat. May 4
Direct Current: Bon Iver & TU Dance's Come ThroughThe Kennedy Center
Mon. Mar 25
Direct Current: Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Company: Analogy TrilogyThe Kennedy Center
Mar. 28 – 30
Direct Current: National Symphony Orchestra: Glass's Itaipu & Auerbach's ARCTICAThe Kennedy Center
Mar. 28 – 30